San Antonio Independent School District
News & Features
- Coming Attractions - May 24, 2013
- Board Highlights - May 2013
- Teacher Job Fair May 25
- Summer School 2013 program information
- Latest "Around the District" video - Whittier MS
- SAISD school named best in state; others rank high
- New Administrative & Principal Assignments
- SAISD Board names Perez lone finalist for superintendent
- 2013 Graduation Schedule
- Registration schedule for 2013-14
- Whittier Middle School named national model for college readiness
- SAISD seniors named Gates Millennium Scholars
Cotton ES Teddy Bear Picnic
Sharing in Parent Appreciation Week, the Pre-K students at Cotton ES have fun at the Teddy Bear Picnic, held in the gym for parents and students.
Wax Museum of Texas History at Bonham
Bonham Academy 4th graders take a starring role in the school's " Wax Museum of Texas History." Each student dresses as a historic character and presents an oral presentation on how that person made a difference.
Highlands Athletes Sign 2013
Three athletes at Highlands HS signed letters of intent to play college sports May 23. Americo Ayala (golf at Allen College in Kansas), Vernon Lott (track at University of Incarnate Word), and Henry Morin (football at Presentation College in South Dakota).
UIL Academic Fox Tech
Fox Tech’s Destiny Borrego represented SAISD at the UIL State Academic Tournament in Austin May 21. Destiny was a first alternate in Poetry. At the District meet, she won the gold medal, and at Region, she finished fourth. Her coach is Jennifer Cassanova.
Joaquin Castro stops by Rhodes MS
Congressman Joaquin Castro stops by Rhodes MS to address Young Achievers (college readiness program) and the National Junior Honor Society.
Sam Houston Talented Tenth Scholars
Receiving awards from the Talented Tenth Scholars San Antonio are Sam Houston HS students. These holders of doctoral degrees encourage young men to earn their own Ph.D.
District Art showcase
Students from all grade levels display their art at the annual Districtwide 2013 Art Showcase. Student creations ranged from traditional water-color paintings to multidimensional displays.
AES Jefferson Architecture
Enthused about recruiting students into the Jefferson HS Architecture and Environmental Studies Magnet during the program’s open house are Alfredo Ornelas (left) and Amir Valenzuela.
Wilson ES Boy Scouts
Partnering with the Wilson ES Boy Scouts is the Order of the Arrow. This Native American ceremonial group will work with them this summer in adventure training.
Carvajal & Foundation Grant Winner
Everyone is all smiles at Carvajal ECEC May 22. The school was featured live on the Fox TV Morning Show for winning an education grant from the SAISD Foundation. Pictured (l-r) are Teacher Erica Hernandez, Director Sonya Cardenas and Reporter Sylvia Rincon.
SAISD Student Board Advisory luncheon
SAISD Trustees and Interim Superintendent Dr. Sylvester Perez treat Student Advisory Board to the School Board members to gifts and lunch in honor of their service.
Schenck ES SAFE house program
Schenck ES students learn how to navigate out of a mock smoke-filled room and other safety tips through participating in the city’s Fire Department SAFE house program.
Lanier HS Explores Excellent Leadership Award
Rudy Martinez, Lanier HS Explorers program’s assistant police chief, receives the Excellent Leadership Award from San Antonio Police Department representatives.
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- May 25 | 08:00 AM SAISD Elementary and Secondary Teacher Job Fair
- May 25 | 09:00 AM PTA Officer’s Training
- May 27 Student Holiday/Staff Development/Teacher Prof Tim...
- May 28 | 09:00 AM Mayoral visit
- May 28 - May 31 | 09:00 AM SAISD Elementary School Choral Festival
- May 28 | 06:30 PM SAISD Council of PTAs general meeting
- May 29 | 05:00 PM Rising Star New Teacher Ceremony
- May 29 | 07:00 PM Pin and Stole Ceremony
- May 30 | 07:45 AM SAISD Foundation School Breakfast Showcase
- May 30 | 06:00 PM Middle School Partners end-of-year celebration
- May 31 | 09:00 AM Gamma Sigma Girls to help Habitat for Humanity
- June 01 | 08:30 AM Second Annual Fun Run
- June 07 Last Day of School/End of 4th Nine Weeks
- June 07 | 05:00 PM Fox Tech High School graduation ceremony
- June 07 | 08:00 PM Highlands High School graduation ceremony
- June 08 | 11:00 AM Sam Houston High School graduation ceremony
- June 09 | 02:00 PM Jefferson High School graduation ceremony
- June 09 | 05:30 PM Lanier High School graduation ceremony
- June 10 Teacher Workday/Bad Weather Make-Up Day
- June 10 | 05:00 PM Burbank High School graduation ceremony